5452: Kuniyoshi Tamura

5452: Kuniyoshi Tamura

Kuniyoshi Tamura

He was born on 19 March 1913. He was a farmer. His family includes Natsu Tamura (mother; nee Natsu Sute), and Tamejiro Tamura [possibly Tamegiro Tamura] (father). His home address is listed as Duncan, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC, Slocan, BC and Lumby, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 19 March 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Vernon, BC
Slocan, BC
Lumby, BC
Reel
C-9358 (1284-1382)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5452
Name Kuniyoshi Tamura

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5452: Kuniyoshi Tamura

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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